National Sports

Oklahoma State's Gundy targets May 1 return to football

Apr 7, 2020

Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy says he hopes to have his team return to its facilities on May 1

Iconic sports cities turn eerie during coronavirus shutdown

Apr 7, 2020

They are cities defined by iconic sporting events

Microsoft engineer adapts fan-tracking app for COVID-19 use

Apr 7, 2020

A Microsoft engineer who designed an app to track North Dakota State University football fans on their annual trek to Texas for the national championship has taken that concept and applied it to contact tracing for the coronavirus

Players, managers intrigued by MLB's all-Arizona option

Apr 7, 2020

Players and managers are intrigued by Major League Baseball's Arizona option: putting all 30 teams in the Phoenix area and playing in empty ballparks

Want feedback from Federer? Tweet him your volleying video

Apr 7, 2020

Roger Federer is offering stuck-at-home amateurs the ultimate online fantasy camp

Bettman raises chance of NHL not completing regular season

Apr 7, 2020

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has raised the possibility of not being able to complete the regular season

Qatar says it's working to protect laborers from coronavirus

Apr 7, 2020

The Qatari government says it has implemented widespread measures to protect immigrant workers from the coronavirus, after a German documentary highlighted that ongoing construction of World Cup infrastructure raised the risk of infections

The Latest: 3rd Avalanche player test positive, 8th in NHL

Apr 7, 2020

An eighth NHL player has tested positive for COVID-19

Burton, Earnhardt, Edwards headline Hall of Fame nominees

Apr 7, 2020

Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Burton and Carl Edwards are among the new nominees for NASCAR’s next Hall of Fame class

Redskins weigh drafting Chase Young vs. trading No. 2 pick

Apr 7, 2020

The Redskins are weighing drafting Ohio State pass-rusher Chase Young with the second overall pick against the possibility of trading down

Ex-MLB player finishes medical school, primes to fight virus

Apr 7, 2020

Mark Hamilton got a World Series ring after playing nearly half a season with the St. Louis Cardinals when they won the 2011 championship

Athletes already qualified for Tokyo Games get to keep spots

Apr 7, 2020

About 6,500 athletes who already have earned their spots in the Tokyo Olympics are in for 2021

Clear vision: Program provides ski goggles to medical staff

Apr 7, 2020

Recreational skiers and snowboarders, Olympic athletes and businesses are rounding up new or used pairs of goggles to donate

Red Sox ace Sale confident he'll be strong after Tommy John

Apr 7, 2020

Boston Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale says he has no regrets about the timing of his recent Tommy John surgery and is confident he can return as a stronger pitcher following his rehab